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Memorial service: Kevin Thedford “Ford” Henderson, student

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013

A memorial service for student Kevin Thedford “Ford” Henderson is scheduled for 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, in Tillman Hall auditorium.

Inside NOW: Professional development funds; new summer courses; reducing administrative workload; construction updates

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

1. Professional development funds available to faculty through Service Alliance Faculty Fellow program
2. New summer courses to be developed as a result of CUISP initiative
3. Request for Information (RFI): Reducing investigator’s administrative workload for federally funded research
4. Mell Hall parking lot to close May 13; Sirrine lot to close May 20
5. Section of Williamson Road to close for the summer
6. Bryan Circle projects will cause disruptions in the area
7. Tree removal at Sirrine lot
8. Limited access to the Cooper Library Bridge week of May 13
9. Anthropology professor Katherine Weisensee show students the marvels of human history — and solves a crime or two
10. PARKING/TRANSIT: Sheep Barn lot to temporarily close May 14
11. CAT summer/holiday schedule in effect

Inside NOW: Sirrine, Mell parking lots closing for summer; Research ROAR provides news, opportunities; Ally training

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

In this issue:
1. PARKING/TRANSIT: Sirrine, Mell parking lots closing for summer
2. TigerOne to be offline Monday-Wednesday
3. Research ROAR provides info on research news; funding opportunities
4. Ally training offered May 14, 30 and June 11
5. State Employee Recognition Day lunch May 8
6. President’s Commission on the Status of Women names award winners
7. Clemson employees receive Fike Day Camp discount
8. Get to know Clemson’s parking enforcement officers

Inside NOW: Report ranks CU faculty salaries higher; presidential search; new IPTAY leader named

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

In this issue:
1. Report ranks CU faculty salaries higher than some peer institutions
2. Presidential search gets under way
3. Clemson names new IPTAY leader
4. Clemson researcher helps discover “missing link” of black holes
5. Atelier InSite: A marriage of art and mortar
6. Clemson wins Carolinas recycling award
7. Registration open for 2013 First Friday parade
8. April Safe Tiger Mug winner named
9. PARKING/TRANSIT: Parking closures this week

Inside NOW: Barker draws thanks from the Clemson family; Highway 93 pedestrian safety improvement update; Barker’s April 16 Senate Finance Committee remarks

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

In this issue:

1. Barker draws thanks from the Clemson family after announcing retirement, return to teaching
2. Update: SC Highway 93 pedestrian safety improvements
3. President Barker’s April 16 remarks to the Senate Finance Committee – Education Subcommittee
4. Discover Clemson Research Blog: Verbal aggression and athlete motivation; Exploring the coach and student-athlete relationship
5. Vending Committee accepting fund requests April 18-May 20
6. Call for entries for the 6th annual c u in China photography contest
7. MITS raises over $1,500 for United Way
8. Upstate Writing Project Young Writers’ Camp
9. PARKING/TRANSIT: Parking Lot Closures This Week

Inside NOW: New leadership for Faculty and Staff Senates; Pickens to speak at Clemson; new employee assistance program offered

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013

In this issue:

1. New leadership installed in Faculty and Staff Senates

2. T. Boone Pickens to speak at Clemson
3. New employee assistance program (EAP) offered to Clemson employees

4. Research: Thinking beyond lane-markings – Making informed decisions about distracted driving
5. Caution – Blake Snider wants Clemson students to attend school year-round

6. Introducing RidePost, the new ride-sharing program
7. Last chance: Staff Development Program deadline is 4:30 p.m. April 16
8. Learn about advancing digital communications with Adobe Creative Suite
9. Are you a Safe Tiger? Safe Tiger mug winners
10. PARKING/TRAFFIC event for this week

Inside NOW: Financial/Budgeting seminars offered; Cole named interim director of regulatory services; creative inquiry forum highlights student research

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

In this issue:
1. Semi-monthly pay: Financial/Budgeting seminars offered
2. Steve Cole named interim director of regulatory services at Clemson
3. April 9 Creative Inquiry forum highlights sustainability, bioengineering and other student research
4. Barker’s blog: CU Enterprise Act streamlines duplicate processes; maintains accountability
5. Discovery Research blog: A holistic approach to preventing and treating cancer
6. Student registration: iROAR help centers available through April 11
7. Being Mr. and Mrs. Clemson — Ron Grant and Janet Bean bring the Clemson spirit to life
8. A life in the Clemson library, enriched by the Staff Development Program
9. Got summer plans for your kids? Pre-Collegiate programs office offers academic summer programs for 7th – 12th grade students
10. CCIT Upcoming professional development opportunities
11. PARKING/TRANSIT: CAT deviations, parking and roadway closures, and towing events this week
12. OBITUARIES: Louise Chapman Elliott, retiree; Richard Hegg, retiree

Inside NOW: Robotics research; Lischwe named director of sponsored programs; staff development program application period open through April 16

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

In this issue:

1. Clemson professor’s research can result in more fluid motion for robots
2. Lischwe named director of sponsored programs in the Division of Research
3. Staff Development Program application period open through April 16
4. Creative Inquiry offers invaluable opportunities for faculty and students
5. Clemson golf course named to “Best You Can Play” list
6. Join Clemson Home April 8-11 for free food, prizes and giveaways
7. SRASC hosts estate-planning seminar/lunch April 17; registration required
8. Summer Camps and Programs abound at Clemson for “Tomorrow’s Tigers”
9. PARKING/TRAFFIC: New WeCar added at CU-ICAR

Inside NOW: Research: Understanding biological functions in a cell; CU-ICAR executive director named; register for summer camp

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

In this issue:
1. Research: Toward understanding biological functions in a cell: Multi-scale modeling of electrostatic potential in biological systems
2. Frederick M. Cartwright named executive director of CU-ICAR
3. Time to register for summer camp: Fike day camp discount for employees
4. Obituaries

Inside NOW: Highway 93 improvements; Kowalski: the art of complaining; HR service center

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

In this issue:
1. SC Highway 93 pedestrian safety improvements
2. Research: Robin Kowalski—The art of complaining
3. HR Service Center delivers information in a one-stop experience
4. Clemson participates in Upstate International Month
5. Parking/Transit—closures, towing events and transit service changes for March 14-22
6. CCIT professional development to hold leadership summit presentation